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West Islip is looking great know why?

The improved look of West Islip is due to the efforts of the West Islip Beautification Society (WIBS). More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School Student Council holds fundraiser

Members of the fifth and sixth grade Student Council at Babylon Memorial Grade School in December held a fund-raiser titled More...

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Schools/Sports

Students at Lindenhurst's Alleghany Ave. school dance up a storm

Students at Lindenhurst More...

Woods Road Elementary in North Babylon holds interactive puppet show on the power of words

Woods Road Elementary School students in North Babylon enjoyed a reading celebration. Petra Puppets came to the school and preformed their show More...

West Babylon students celebrate Russian culture

West Babylon Junior High School students in the school More...

Obituaries

Robert S. Erikson, of West Babylon

Robert S. Erikson, of West Babylon, died December 15, 2005. More...

Gerard Horrigan, resident of Central Islip

Gerard Horrigan, of Central Islip, died December, 2005. He was 80 years old. More...

Julius C. Ward, member of U.S. Coast Guard

Julius C. Ward, of Bay Shore, died December 24, 2005. He was 87 years old. More...

Opinion

A tough lesson for some in Deer Park

The actions of the few do not generally represent the sentiments of the majority. Just how the majority reacts to the actions of the few, however most certainly does. More...

NYS is asking your schools to do more with less

Childhood songs and jingles often stay with us long into adulthood and remind us of times which often seem better than those in which we currently live. More...

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: The fourth grade at Aviston Elementary, located in south Illinois, is learning about the United Stated and the different environments, climates, resources and highlights found in each region. More...

Town of Babylon holds "Firefighter Appreciation Night"

The Town of Babylon held its annual Firefighter Appreciation Night at the Town Hall Annex to pay tribute to the brave volunteer firefighters in the town who risk their lives in service to their communities. More...

Legacy lives on as Baby Jesus is returned

It More...

Local Girl Scout receives Gold Award

Babylon Village resident Jacqueline Vukovich recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest recognition one can achieve in Girl Scouting. More...

 

People/Social

Breast cancer meeting to be held Feb. 2nd

On February 2nd at 7:00 p.m. an Information and Orientation Meeting for the 3rd annual LI 2Day Breast Cancer Walk will be held at Babylon Village Hall, 153 West Main Street, Babylon. More...

Lumber Company adds new manager

84 Lumber Company, the nation More...

Saints Cyril and Methodius School to hold Ice-cream Ballroom Dancing Social, Jan. 20th

Ss. Cyril and Methodius School in Deer Park recently held an ice-cream ballroom dancing social. The event was held Friday, January 20. Ms. Lindsey Rogan, the school More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Natale made me break a rescue vow. For almost 3 months I tried to ignore him at Babylon Town Shelter. I saw him bouncing in his cage, but always walked by, because he looked too much like an Islip Shelter dog I brought to Last Hope who hadn More...

Library

LIPA holds another major public meeting on wind farm proposal

Currently, LIPA can produce at most 6,100 megawatts of power a day, up from 5,000 megawatts three years ago, and by 2010, it is projected that Long Island will need 7,500 megawatts a day to meet Long Island More...

West Islip teenagers hold fundraiser at beach club

Fifteen-year-old students Victoria Calderone and Meghan LaRocca were the hostesses of Let It Glow, a teenage holiday beach fundraiser, held last month at the West Islip Beach Clubhouse. More...

Deer Park School community reacts and wrestles with hazing incident at high school

A previously scheduled presentation highlighting the achievements of students and staff at the Deer Park Middle School turned out to be just the thing that approximately 375 residents who attended last week More...













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